Dinocheirus texanus Hoff and Clawson, 1952


Original combination: Dinocheirus texanus

LSID urn:lsid:wac.nmbe.ch:name:f1926d0d-32e5-4a73-a8e6-8f54e2af6783

Taxonomic references

Dinocheirus texanus

Hoff and Clawson, 1952: 27–31, figs 16–19 original description
Hoff, 1958: 28
Muchmore, 1971a: 90
Rowland and Reddell, 1976: 17
Zeh, 1987b: 1084
Harvey, 1991a: 574
Muchmore, 1992: 148
Francke and Villegas-Guzmán, 2006: 294
Cokendolpher, 2009: 68

Distribution table

Realm: Nearctic

US (Texas)
Type locality: Laguna Madre, 25 miles SE. of Harlingen, Cameron County, Texas, U.S.A.


Locality Lat Lon
1 Laguna Madre 26.8 -97.466666
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Cokendolpher, J.C. (2009). A new troglobitic Tyrannochthonius from Fort Hood, Texas (Pseudoscorpionida: Chthoniidae). Texas Memorial Museum Speleological Monographs 7: 67–78. -- Show included taxa

Francke, O.F. & Villegas-Guzmán, G.A. (2006). Symbiotic relationships between pseudoscorpions (Arachnida) and packrats (Rodentia). Journal of Arachnology 34: 289–298. -- Show included taxa

Harvey, M.S. (1991a). Catalogue of the Pseudoscorpionida. Manchester University Press, Manchester. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. (1958). List of the pseudoscorpions of North America north of Mexico. American Museum Novitates 1875: 1–50. -- Show included taxa

Hoff, C.C. & Clawson, D.L. (1952). Pseudoscorpions from rodent nests. American Museum Novitates 1585: 1–38. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1971a). Phoresy by North and Central American pseudoscorpions. Proceedings of the Rochester Academy of Science 12: 79–97. -- Show included taxa

Muchmore, W.B. (1992). Cavernicolous pseudoscorpions from Texas and New Mexico (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Texas Memorial Museum, Speleological Monographs 3: 127–153. -- Show included taxa

Rowland, J.M. & Reddell, J.R. (1976). Annotated checklist of the arachnid fauna of Texas (excluding Acarida and Araneida). Occasional Papers of the Museum, Texas Technical University 38: 1–25. -- Show included taxa

Zeh, D.W. (1987b). Aggression, density, and sexual dimorphism in chernetid pseudoscorpions (Arachnida: Pseudoscorpionida). Evolution 41: 1072–1087. -- Show included taxa


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